This lesson is number four of five. It focuses on character analysis and debate..
In all, lessons have been created to help teachers use reading strategies, debate, individual reflection, group activities, and discussions to keep students engaged.
Each of the five lesson plans includes:
• Step-by-step instructions
• Materials needed
• NCTE Standards
• Debate Topic, Guidelines, and Judging Sheet
• Questions students should be able to answer when the lesson is over
The lessons can be used with both high and low level classes, though the teacher may need to adjust the time s/he spends on them, depending on the class size, the length of the class blocks/periods, and reading levels of students.